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by Rookie
Sun Nov 06, 2016 2:15 am
Forum: Members Rides
Topic: FRASR
Replies: 9
Views: 5297

Re: FRASR

If you are thinking about converting to efi, then don't hesitate, it is the best modification you can do to a car.
by Rookie
Mon Sep 26, 2016 9:10 am
Forum: Chassis & Running Gear
Topic: Painting a 7...
Replies: 9
Views: 4428

Re: Painting a 7...

Ok, so, again, I missed this and could have helped you... I hope it isn't too late. Basically 2k or base clear are your only two options here, depending on colour and finish will decide what system you use. For metalics definitely use base clear, and for solid colours then use 2k or base clear. 2k i...
by Rookie
Sun Sep 25, 2016 10:18 pm
Forum: Cars for Sale / Wanted
Topic: Rookies old car
Replies: 13
Views: 5988

Re: Rookies old car

Hey guys, sorry I haven't been on here in a while but I do check in periodically. Not all is as dire as it seems with the car, I have had it inspected for a cert when I first built it and the list wasn't that long even then, but after the years I had slowly whittled it down to just; Get the new susp...
by Rookie
Sat Jul 04, 2015 9:31 pm
Forum: Build Diaries Discussion
Topic: Pete's Leitch
Replies: 208
Views: 55104

Re: Pete's Leitch

They sure do look cool though!
by Rookie
Thu May 07, 2015 3:14 pm
Forum: Clubman Build Diaries
Topic: Rookie's Locost build
Replies: 148
Views: 57423

Re: Rookie's Locost build

Nope, just driving.
by Rookie
Mon May 04, 2015 2:46 pm
Forum: Clubman Build Diaries
Topic: Rookie's Locost build
Replies: 148
Views: 57423

Re: Rookie's Locost build

Also be careful about driving it on the street, I got in a fair bit of trouble for doing just that hahaha
by Rookie
Mon May 04, 2015 2:23 pm
Forum: Clubman Build Diaries
Topic: Rookie's Locost build
Replies: 148
Views: 57423

Re: Rookie's Locost build

I never have, and I doubt you will see much valve recession as that head has done plenty of work so the seats should be pretty well work hardened.
by Rookie
Sun May 03, 2015 8:07 pm
Forum: Clubman Build Diaries
Topic: Rookie's Locost build
Replies: 148
Views: 57423

Re: Rookie's Locost build

Good to see it alive and well. I never road tuned the car, only on the race track and the drag strip, so no doubt it is a bit off in the lower throttle openings, and glad you are enjoying it. with that motor in it you are probably better off with the 4.44 tbh as it doesn't have a lot of hp. Would I ...
by Rookie
Tue Apr 28, 2015 10:39 pm
Forum: Clubman Build Diaries
Topic: Rookie's Locost build
Replies: 148
Views: 57423

Re: Rookie's Locost build

So this thing is sold, I put it on the truck on friday morning. New owner is in CHCH, so you locals down there might see it at the track or on the road. http://i669.photobucket.com/albums/vv52/d-r-b-lindsay1986/Lotus/P_20150424_071718_zpstmblkdga.jpg http://i669.photobucket.com/albums/vv52/d-r-b-lin...
by Rookie
Tue Apr 21, 2015 10:50 pm
Forum: Cars for Sale / Wanted
Topic: Rookie's 7
Replies: 20
Views: 6934

Re: Rookie's 7

Closes tomorrow morning, still going cheap at the moment, so take the plunge if you are after one of these magnificent cars!